Module 4: Foster Care Mock Case II

This module contains a complete foster care mock case, David Clement, that can be used to practice applying the Onsite Review Instrument and Instructions (OSRI). The module includes downloadable documents related to the mock case, mock case interviews available as audio files, and a series of rationale videos that explain and justify the item and outcome ratings for the mock case.

Follow these steps

Onsite Review Instrument and Instructions

Download and review the complete Onsite Review Instrument and Instructions (OSRI).

David Clement Mock Case

Download and review the David Clement foster care mock case. After you have reviewed the mock case, begin applying the OSRI by documenting factual information that is in the case record. Make notes of any other information found in the case file that may need to be confirmed by interviews. Also note any missing or contradictory information. Complete as much of the OSRI as you can before moving on to step 3.

Please note that the full mock case is 111 pages long. You may also elect to download the mock case in individual sections.

Screenshot from Mock Case Social Worker Interview video

Watch this interactive video of David Clement’s caseworker being interviewed. At key points, make your decision about what the interviewer should ask next.

Listen to these audio files of the other mock case interviews. Use the information you learn from these and the video to complete your mock case review by rating the items and outcomes and otherwise documenting your responses as instructed in the OSRI.

Note: If you prefer to read the interviews, you may download complete transcripts from the David Clement Mock Case Sections page.

Colin Clement:  
Daniel Thompson:  
David Clement:  
Jennifer Clement:  
Mark Wright:  
David Clement Mock Case Answer Key

Download the David Clement answer key and compare its answers to your own. Make note of any discrepancies or questions you have.

Screenshot from Safety Outcomes 1 and 2 video

Watch this video, which explains and justifies the item and outcome ratings in Safety Outcomes 1 and 2 of the David Clement mock case.

Screenshot from Permanency Outcome 1 video

Watch this video, which explains and justifies the item and outcome ratings in Permanency Outcome 1 of the David Clement mock case.

Screenshot from Permanency Outcome 2 video

Watch this video, which explains and justifies the item and outcome ratings in Permanency Outcome 2 of the David Clement mock case.

Screenshot from Well-Being Outcome 1 video

Watch this video, which explains and justifies the item and outcome ratings in Well-Being Outcome 1 of the David Clement mock case.

Screenshot from Well-Being Outcomes 2 and 3 video

Watch this video, which explains and justifies the item and outcome ratings in Well-Being Outcomes 2 and 3 of the David Clement mock case.